Iconic Celebrity Makeup Artists Gather in Texas for The Makeup Show Dallas Debut

The Makeup Show comes together to share inspiration, education and opportunity for Dallas industry professionals at all levels.

The Makeup Show is heading to Dallas on September 27 and 28, and with it, bringing a series of appearances from today's top celebrity makeup artists. Designed for industry creatives at all levels, The Makeup Show provides an opportunity to connect with some of the biggest brands including MAKE UP FOR EVER, NARS and Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics, and also to interact with top professionals through a series of keynote speeches. Participants will have opportunities to check out some of the season's newest looks and to learn from some of today's hottest artists.

Keynote speakers will be coming from around the world, across the country, and of course, from the Great State of Texas.

Building Your Dream Portfolio with Crystal Wright: Crystal has been teaching makeup artists and hair stylists how to market and promote themselves and build their portfolios for over 25 years. Her book, The Hair Makeup & Fashion Styling Career Guide is recognized as "The Industry Bible".

One on One with Wayne Goss, Sponsored by Beautylish (Live Stream from London): With over 15 years of experience as a makeup artist Wayne has managed to walk the fine line between beauty expert and artist with aplomb and inspire millions of makeup artists in the process. Let this educator and makeup expert lend you his expertise and enlighten you on this ever changing industry with his thoughts on makeup and so much more.

Timeless Beauty with Eugenia Weston: Whether working on her celebrity clients such as Bette Midler, Lesley-­‐Ann Warren and Alfre Woodard, or with everyday women in her salon, Eugenia has the gift for celebrating each face and understanding the needs of her clients regardless of skin tone, skin texture or age. Eugenia will share her career insight and timeless, classic makeup techniques notable for any novice and seasoned makeup artist.

The Transformation of Makeup with Johnny Lavoy: As the Artistic Director and founder of Moda-­‐Rey Salon & Spa–the West Hartford, Connecticut business he started 18 years ago–Johnny began to make a name for himself for his flawless hair and makeup applications. Listen as he shares his story about taking your career from your local salon to the international fashion and celebrity arena and lets you in on the secrets for success.

Becoming Your Brand with Mister Billy B: With a resume that reads like a who's who of celebrity and fashion faces and a portfolio that shows some of the most iconic moments in makeup, Mister Billy B shares his thoughts on what you need to do to make a name for yourself and sheds some light on success in the makeup business.

Getting Next with Michael DeVellis:  In this inspirational, and career path focused session, The Powder Group and On Makeup Magazine founder and industry expert Michael DeVellis inspires you to set and achieve your goals and make a mark on the makeup industry. This event will help you breakdown barriers, find your clearer path to success and organize your next steps to get to the next place in your career and artistry.

The Makeup Show Dallas will also feature over 75 beauty brands including Diamond Sponsor MAKE UP FOR EVER, Platinum Sponsor Crown Brush and Temptu PRO, Silver Sponsor NARS and Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics, Supporting Sponsors Pinnacle Cosmetics, The Powder Group and On Makeup Magazine.

The Makeup Show Dallas will be held on Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 9am to 6pm and on Sunday, September 28, 2014 from 9am to 5pm at Hyatt Regency Dallas, 300 Reunion Boulevard, Dallas. For a complete list of participating brands, educational speakers, schedule of events and prices, please visit www.themakeupshow.com.